Insights

Esports Playbook for Brands

Esports fans around the world include some of the hardest to reach consumers for brands because of their cord-cutting and ad-blocking tendencies. While esports unites them as a fan base, their digital-first mindset is pervasive in their approach to broader entertainment consumption.

Quarter By Numbers: Q4 2018

Fast-moving consumer goods and GDP growth in Q4 2018 was strongest in Asia-Pacific, and consumers in the region feel the best globally about their financial well-being. Comparatively, only 37% of consumers in Europe believe their conditions have improved over the past five years.

The Nielsen Total Audience Report: Q3 2018

In this edition of the Nielsen Total Audience Report, we are happy to share year-over-year comparisons of media use to show how consumer behaviors have shifted across comparable measurement intervals.

Changing Consumer Prosperity

The Nielsen Changing Consumer Prosperity report reveals consumers’ sentiment toward their financial situations and explores the behavior and impact on spending, and how this has changed over time.

Nielsen Local Watch Report: The Evolving OTA Home

As of May 2018, more than 14% of all TV households—or 16 million homes—had “over-the-air” (OTA) TV status, and that number is on the rise. As consumers look for more on-demand and cost-effective options, there has been a resurgence in this cable status segment.

The Future of Innovation Tracking

As new products emerge, they risk overcrowding already crowded shelf sets, and so, the need to mindfully manage innovation efforts is essential. However, innovation is an area where mining data can be a particularly painstaking—and resource consuming—task.

Quarter By Numbers: Q3 2018

Confidence on a global scale ended the third quarter two points higher than in the previous period and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sales in many countries are trending upward as a result.

Total Consumer Report: December 2018

While American consumers still claim to spend twice as much on in-home consumables as they do on dining out, when compared to 2011, Americans are spending nearly 2% more on dining out, and 2% less on food and beverages at home.

The Nielsen Total Audience Report: Q2 2018

Access and convenience are two key factors that determine how people consume media at different times. So, is prime time still relevant in this era of device fragmentation? The answer is a resounding “Yes.”